Question: What type of fish is used in this product?
Answer: Anchovy, sardine and herring. VisiVite Premier Ocular Formula No. 2 uses ROPUFA 75-25 pharmaceutical grade, highly purified Omega 3 oil from DSM Roche, which is the very same Omega 3 used in the National Eye Institute's AREDS2 research.
Question: Where is VisiVite Premier Ocular Formula No. 2 sold in Marin County, California?
Answer: VisiVite formulas and are sold at visivite.com and by participating doctors' offices. Your doctor can become a licensed dispenser by calling our customer service staff at 1-800-427-7660, Ext 2.
Question: I am 87 years old and have been taking visivite gold vitamin for several years. I feel it has kept my AMD from complete blindness. My left eye only has small vision on the outer corner. My right eye has sight, but I'm starting to lose sight in the corner. I take avastin shots in my right eye every ten weeks. Which of these vitamins will work best for me?
Answer: With wet macular degeneration in your right eye, we recommend either adding omega-3 fatty acids (fish oils) to your nutritional regimen, or simply taking VisiVite Premier Ocular Formula No. 2. Note that Premier Ocular Formula No. 2 requires a total of 4 large gelcaps daily taken in divided doses.
Question: I am a smoker so do not use betacarotene. Is it all right to take Vitamin A? Thanks.
Answer: Yes, it is alright to take vitamin A. It's just the high doses of beta carotene that are associated with the increased risk of lung cancer in smokers.
Question: I have problems swallowing large caps. Are there chewables or small sizes?
Answer: VisiVite Premier Ocular Formula No. 2 is a liquid softgel and cannot be broken apart or chewed. We recommend instead that you look at VisiVite i-Defense Gold or Green Formulas, in which the capsules can be opened and their contents emptied into food or drink. For more information, see http://www.visivite.com/premier-macular-health-eye-vitamins.html.
Question: How do you know if you should take AREDS or AREDS 2 formula?
Answer: Our Vitamin Finder will help you find the VisiVite formula that's right for you. Go to: www.visivite.com/diagnosis.html. Or, call our Customer Service specialists at 1-800-427-7660 if you need further help.
Question: When did you change the label on the bottle. I assume that it is still the same formula.
Answer: New great look. Same great formula.
Question: i have glaucoma and cataracts, age 60 which vitamin is best for me?gold formula or no.2areds 2?
Answer: Both VisiVite Gold and VisiVite Premier Ocular Formula No. 2 are excellent formulas for macular health. But in the absence of macular degeneration, we would recommend VisiVite Balanced Ocular Support.
Question: Reziva resveratrol concentrated extract What is it and would it help md? 64yr old never smoked, family history of mac deg. Last summer my doc found more blood vessels. Thank you for your help. Donna
Answer: Reziva is Vitamin Science's brand of resveratrol, and differs from those in the mass market in that it is derived from French red grapes. Reziva is a natural concentrated trans-resveratrol extract made from French red wine grapes. Reziva promotes cardiac health and supports good eyesight and macular function. For additional information,please visit our web site at http://www.visivite.com/reziva.html.
Question: will visivit for. no. 2 cure ared
Answer: There is no cure for macular degeneration. Based upon the most promising research in the fight against macular degeneration, VisiVite Premier Ocular Formula No. 2 is Vitamin Science's most potent formula for people who wish to prevent or treat macular degeneration.